282Aug 18, 2013
Jon Alterman on the Situation in Egypt
Jon Alterman talked about the deteriorating situation in Egypt, U.S. response to the crisis, and how a de-stabilized Egypt might impact the entire region. He responded to telephone calls and ...
244Aug 18, 2013
Kristen Chick on the Situation in Egypt
Kristen Chick gave an update on the situation in Eqypt, where violent protests in response to the ouster of President Mohamed Morsi continued. She also talked about U.S. response to the crisis, ...
115Oct 12, 2012
Economic Challenges in North Africa
Panelists talked about economic transition in the Maghreb region of Northwest Africa, which includes Libya, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, and Morocco. They discussed governmental ability to create ...
519Oct 12, 2012
Politics in North Africa
Middle East scholars talked about political transition in the Maghreb region of Northwest Africa, which includes Libya, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, and Morocco. Some of the subjects they addressed ...
467Oct 12, 2012
Secretary Clinton on U.S. Policy in North Africa
Secretary of State Clinton gave the keynote address at a conference on the political, economic, and security transition in the Maghreb region of Northwest Africa, which includes Libya, Algeria, ...
1,034Apr 11, 2012
U.S. Relations with Turkey, Iran and Russia
Former national security advisers spoke about U.S. relations with Turkey, Iran and Russia, and each country’s role in Syria’s escalating violence. Other topics included Iran’s ...
182Nov 22, 2011
Arab World Unrest
Middle East scholars talked about the impact of political uprisings and demonstrations across the Arab world during the spring of 2011. They focused on the rule of monarchies in Jordan, Bahrain, and ...
368Apr 22, 2011
Arab States Unrest and U.S. Policy
Jon Alterman talked about the political unrest in the Middle East, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included Syria and the potential diplomatic and ...
194Feb 3, 2011
Implications of the Uprising in Egypt
Journalists discussed the unrest and anti-government protests in Egypt. Among the issues they addressed were the evolving events on the ground in Cairo and other cities across Egypt, Egyptian ...
158Sep 21, 2010
Iranian Nuclear Program
Congressman Howard Berman (D-CA) talked about Iran’s nuclear program. Among the topics he addressed were regional security concerns, United Nations sanctions against Iran, and the ...
135Jan 30, 2009
The Future of U.S.-Iran Relations
Scholars and a former hostage in the Iranian hostage crisis participated in a panel discussion on the future of U.S.-Iran relations thirty years after the return of Ayatollah Ruhollah ...
22Jul 13, 2007
Public Opinion in Iran
Kenneth Ballen talked about public opinion in Iran on issues of nuclear development, economic growth, Iran’s political future, and place in the international community. He presented ...